General

SWOLLEN LEGS

11 April 2018 General

SWOLLEN LEGS

« Doctor, my legs are swollen! » It is not rare that we hear this sentence. There are different levels of swelling. Most people who work standing all day can see the linings of their socks on their skin when they take them off in the evening.

CHOLESTEROL

15 November 2017 General

CHOLESTEROL

Everyone talks about cholesterol, the good one and the bad one that causes clogging of the arteries, but very few people know the vital role of cholesterol in the human body.

THE BLOOD

Blood is composed of red blood cells, white blood cells, platelets and plasma.

THE PULSE

Each cardiac contraction create a wave in the arteries that can be perceived with the finger

PLATELETS

The platelets are small particles found in the blood.

CHEST PAIN

The majority of chest pains often remain without identifiable causes. We must make sure that the heart is not the source of this pain. If you have thoracic discomfort, and it worries you, speak to a doctor.

FECONDATION

The circulatory system is about to take place a few days after fertilization of the egg by the spermatozoon.